International development cooperation strategies from Ministry for Foreign Affairs

Strategy for Sweden’s regional development cooperation with Asia and the Pacific Region in 2022–2026


The strategy applies for the period 2022–2026 and comprises a total volume of SEK 2.75 billion, of which a maximum of SEK 600 million is intended for bilateral initiatives in Cambodia.


The objective of Sweden’s international development cooperation is to create opportunities to improve the lives of people living in poverty and oppression. Development cooperation is based on the principles of aid and development effectiveness, the 2030 Agenda, the Addis Ababa Action Agenda and the Paris Agreement.